Safety Problems Lead to Early End for Study of ‘Abortion Pill Reversal’

December 9, 2019

(NPR) – A study designed to test the effectiveness of a controversial practice known as “abortion pill reversal” has been stopped early because of safety concerns. Researchers from the University of California, Davis, were investigating claims that the hormone progesterone can stop a medication-based abortion after a patient has completed the first part of the two-step process.